A Transformable Fully Rugged Notebook/ Tablet PC (Two-in-One)GammaTech Introduces the GAMMATECH DURABOOK R13S

11/24/09  |  Press Releases

A Transformable Fully Rugged Notebook/ Tablet PC (Two-in-One)

GammaTech Introduces the GAMMATECH DURABOOK R13S

FREMONT, CA. (November 24th, 2009) – GammaTech Computer Corporation, a leading worldwide manufacturer of notebook computers for over 22 years, today announced the GAMMATECH DURABOOK R13S, the innovative, fully rugged 13.3” notebook computer that transforms quickly and easily to a Tablet PC for ultimate flexibility and functionality.


The GAMMATECH DURABOOK R13S is powered by an Intel Core2 Duo processor. Intel® Core™2 Duo processor delivers faster multitasking performance and greater energy efficiency so that users can be more productive. By combining breakthrough processing speeds with advanced power-saving features, Intel Core2 Duo processor lets users get more done in less time. The R13S comes with a 9-cell lithium-ion battery providing approximately 7 hours of functionality. The unit includes a GPS Receiver, Bluetooth®, Super-Multi DVD Burner optical drive, HD audio, built-in speaker and array microphone, support for Intel GME965 Integrated graphics and an onboard smart card reader. The R13S measures 13.5”(W) X 10”(D) X 2.3”(H) and weighs only 9.4 lbs.

“Our mission is to equip mobile rugged computer users in harsh environments with the ultimate functionality and durability they need to do their jobs. That’s why we offer the GAMMATECH DURABOOK R13S. And we offer the Two-in-One Notebook+Tablet PC at a significantly lower cost than other fully rugged notebooks in the market that do not provide the Tablet PC features,” says Gammatech President, Steven Gau.

Designed for any Conditions

The GAMMATECH DURABOOK R13S is humidity and water resistant, and includes a waterproof keyboard and touchpad, so the system can function at full capacity in rain and snow. The unit is also designed for maximum dust-resistance and withstands extreme wind-borne dust and sand conditions.

The R13S is built to ensure that the screen is viewable in any light level. The 13.3” convertible screen includes a sunlight-readable option that compensates for glare and reflected sunlight. The backlit-illuminated keyboard lets users work in low light environment or in complete darkness.

Fully Rugged

The GAMMATECH DURABOOK R13S is encased in magnesium alloy for concussion protection. The unit is rigorously tested using MIL-STD-810F requirements for drop, shock, spill and dust resistance and rated IP54 for water and dust protection. The unit can survive a 3-feet drop, random vibration, and extreme temperatures ranging from -4°F(-20°C) to 158°F(70°C).

Totally Secure

The R13S is highly secure, with an internal Trusted Platform Module (TPM1.2) Security Chip, hard drive encryption capability, support for HDD User Password Protection, and fingerprint recognition technology.

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About GammaTech Computer Corporation

GammaTech Computer Corporation is a global leader specializing in design, manufacturing and sales of award-winning, build-to-order, rugged notebook computers. The customization and final assembly of GammaTech notebook computers are conducted in the U.S. GammaTech provides their customers with inventory availability, service, and technical support from its U.S. headquarters in Fremont, CA.


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